Regular canon


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(R. C. Ch.) one who lived in a conventual community and followed the rule of St. Austin; a Black canon.

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The result is a sophisticated and compelling argument that--regardless of the factual questions concerning a young Jew named Judas--the Opusculum was produced by the regular canons at the Premonstratensian abbey of Cappenberg for the internally oriented purpose of legitimizing the fledgling community (195).
Many troubadours were educated in urban schools, which are duly described, and were ordained as lay or regular canons.
The buildings of the regular canons of Talley Abbey were among those damaged during the revolt.